Formal peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians will begin next week amid rising tensions over Israel's continued settlement building and the European Union's tough stance on funding for Israeli
Supporters of deposed Egyptian leader take to streets despite warning from interim PM of imminent crackdown. Supporters of Egypt's deposed President Mohamed Morsi are continuing to stage rallies, with
Spain has said it will take "all necessary measures" to the defend its interests in Gibraltar amid growing diplomatic tensions with Britain. Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said Spain will take "legal and
The United States has ordered its diplomatic staff to leave Lahore, citing a specific security threat amid soaring terrorist violence in Pakistan. Even though the US consulate in Pakistan's second largest
The White House shot down calls for a US boycott of the Sochi winter Olympics on Thursday as it tried to draw a line under recent disputes with Russia ahead of ministerial talks scheduled in Washington.